Caribou Island Oysters
Caribou Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada

Harvest Locations
Caribou Bay / North Shore - Nova Scotia, Canada

Size and Availability
3.25 inches | May to February

Flavor Profile
Moderately briny with a hint of vegetable finish.

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 3.2% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Medium tides with some freshwater input
  • Bottom Makeup: Red clay with spots of gravel

Growout Method
Wild fished on the shoreline and purged prior to market. Time to market: 3 to 4 years.